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Add 18/4 and 35/84

1st number: 4 2/4, 2nd number: 35/84

18/4 + 35/84 is 59/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 21 = 84,
    18/4 = 18 × 21/4 × 21 = 378/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    35/84 = 35 × 1/84 × 1 = 35/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    378/84 + 35/84 = 378 + 35/84 = 413/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/12
  6. In mixed form: 411/12

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